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Creating A Shoe Without A Footprint

It seems unfathomable: sneakers made “out of thin air.” Or put another way, these are shoes with no footprint ? no carbon footprint, that is. A collaboration between energy company NRG and product management firm 10xBeta, these sneakers are made mostly from recycled carbon dioxide emissions. As a video about the shoes explains, carbon dioxide emitted by power plants was captured and turned into a special polymer which made up approximately 75 percent of the final product.
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